Pediatric Cardiologists

Our team of pediatric cardiologists and advanced pr​actice nurses provide innovative clinical care with a unique family-centered approach. We diagnose and treat a wide range of pediatric congenital heart defects, as well as numerous other heart conditions (including electrophysiology issues and connective tissue​ disorders). Cardiologists are faculty in the Division of Cardiology in the Department of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

The following physicians and advanced practice nurses specialize in treating children with heart conditions. Please note, not all of our specialists are available at every location. Select their names to learn more about their special interest areas and locations.

Cardiologists
Our team of pediatric cardiologists and advanced practice nurses provide innovative clinical care with a unique family-centered approach. We diagnose and treat the widest range of pediatric congenital heart defects, as well as numerous other heart conditions (including eletrophysiology issues and connective tissue disorders).
Advanced Practice Nurses
Advanced practice nurses (APNs) are registered nurses with advanced clinical education, knowledge, skills and scope of practice. They coordinate your child's care with your child's doctors. They see your child every day, may examine your child and can answer questions about your child’s care.
The following physicians and advanced practice nurses specialize in treating children with heart conditions. Unfortunately, not all of our specialists are available at every location. Click on their names to learn more about their special interest areas and locations.
In-house Attending Physicians
Kiona Y. Allen, MD
Guilherme Baptista De Faria, MD
Stuart Berger, MD
Joseph A. Camarda, MD
Michael R. Carr, MD
Ahmad Sami Chaouki, MD, PhD
John M. Costello, MD, MPH
R. Andrew de Freitas, MD
Katheryn E. Gambetta, MD
Nina L. Gotteiner, MD
Amanda L. Hauck, MD
Nazia Husain, MD
Joyce T. Johnson, MD
Anna G. Joong, MD
Asma Khan, MD
Paul J. Kim, MD
Peter R. Koenig, MD
Simon Lee, MD
Bradley S. Marino, MD, MPP, MSCE
Mary E. McBride, MD
Elfriede Pahl, MD
Angira Patel, MD, MPH
Sheetal R. Patel, MD
Michael Perez, MD
Joshua D. Robinson, MD
Tania L. Saroli, MD
Farshad Sedaghat-Yazdi, MD
Paul Tannous, MD
Philip T. Thrush, MD
Sabrina Tsao, MD, MBBS
George R. Verghese, MD, MBA
Dolores A. Vitullo, MD
Kendra M. Ward, MD, MS
David Wax, MD
R. Gregory Webster, MD, MPH
Members of Children’s Community Physicians Association
Guy R. Randolph, MD
Justin N. Uhl, MD
Thomas J. Weigel, MD
Lurie Children’s Advanced Practice Nurses
Carrie Alden, MSN, APN, NP, CPNP, AC/PC
Anna Arens, APN, NP
Susan Blensdorf, APN, NP
Gene E. Brooks, APN, NP
Elizabeth S. Cappella, APN, NP
Julie Ann Creaden, APN, NP
Jillian M. Davido, APN, NP, CPNP
Christina del Salto, FNP
Amanda C. Hartmann, APN, NP
Jenifer P. Horn, APN, MSN, FNP-C
Amanda Labadie, APN, NP
Elizabeth M. Lakani, APN, NP
Kerry Lazewski, APN, NP
Vivian K. Liu, APN, NP
Laurene Malinowski, APN, MSN, CPNP
Jillian M. Myers, APN, NP
Sarah Rajki, APN, CPNP, MS
Jaclyn Reider, PNP, FNP, NNP, CRNA, AC/PC
Patricia Lynch Stapleton, APN, NP
Michelle M. Steltzer, MSN, APN, CPNP, AC/PC
Janice F. Taczy, APN, NP
Jennifer Winter, APN, NP